2021 MAZDA6: STANDING OUT OF ITS CATEGORY
NEW CARBON EDITION ADDS UNIQUE STYLE TO DYNAMIC PERFORMANCE
September 1, 2020
New Wireless Apple CarPlay Now Available
The added Carbon edition provides an even stronger opportunity to stand out with an exclusive color palette and style
The 2021 Mazda6 will go on sale with a starting MSRP1 of $ 24,325 and arrive in dealerships later this month
IRVINE, Calif. (September 1, 2020) – From its distinctive styling and engineered interior to its engaging driving dynamics, the Mazda6 offers appeal unlike other midsize sedans. A long list of advanced technologies and security features express quiet confidence. The new carbon edition reinforces the individuality of the Mazda6 and helps to reflect the demanding tastes of the owner. Mazda North American Operations today announced that the 2021 Mazda6 will arrive at dealerships later this month.
The 2021 Mazda6 Sport now comes standard with Apple CarPlayTM and Android AutoTM capabilities. To provide a smooth driving experience, the Mazda6 is equipped with a standard 2.5-liter Skyactiv-G naturally aspirated engine capable of 187 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque on regular (87 octane) or premium (93 octane), mated to a quick-change six-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting and sport modes, G-Vectoring Control Plus and front-wheel drive. The full suite of i-Activsense safety features, which includes Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop and Go, Advanced Smart City Brake Support with Pedestrian Detection, Smart Brake Support with Collision Warning , Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keeping Assist and Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Traffic Alert are all standard. Inside, occupants can take advantage of the Mazda Connect infotainment system with an eight-inch color screen, touchscreen, six-speaker audio system, Bluetooth telephone and audio pairing, two USB inputs, steering wheel and shift knob. Leather-wrapped gears, cloth seats, two -Zone climate control, push-button start, remote keyless entry and electronic parking brake. Other standard premium features that offer convenience and style include auto on / off headlights, high beam control, rain-sensing wipers, rear view camera, LED headlights with automatic upgrade, LED taillights and 17 ” metallic aluminum alloy wheels.
Mazda6 Touring upgrade: leatherette-trimmed seats, heated front seats, six-way power driver’s seat with manual lumbar support, Mazda advanced keyless entry system, power sunroof, alloy wheels 19-inch metallic aluminum, two rear USB charging ports and rear air conditioning vents.
Focused on authentic and rewarding experiences, the Mazda6 Grand Touring features the responsive Skyactiv-G 2.5 Turbo engine, which can generate robust torque of 320 lb-ft and 250 horsepower on premium fuel (93 octane) or 310 lb -ft of torque and 227 horsepower on regular fuel (87 octane). A new turbo badge is also added to the trunk to help identify the powertrain. New in 2021, the Mazda6 Grand Touring will be equipped with wireless Apple CarPlayTM – a first for the brand. This trim level also adds premium 11-speaker Bose® audio, SiriusXM® satellite radio with three-month trial subscription, auto-dimming rearview mirror with Homelink, heated exterior mirrors with auto-dimming on the driver’s side and paddle shifters on the steering wheel.
The Mazda6 Grand Touring Reserve incorporates many of the premium features typically found in midsize luxury sedans. These include features such as a color active driving display head-up unit projected onto the windshield, an adaptive front lighting system, black or parchment leather-trimmed seats, ventilated front seats, seats heated rear, heated steering wheel, automatic power folding exterior mirrors, wiper defroster, eight-way power and memory driver’s seat with power lumbar support and six-way power passenger seat. Traffic sign recognition is available with the optional Mazda Navigation System accessory installed. Styling is enhanced by sophisticated yet sporty 19-inch aluminum alloy wheels in shiny silver finish, signature LED headlights and a rear spoiler.
New this year, the Carbon Edition shares similar features to the Mazda6 Grand Touring Reserve and adds unique styling to encourage fans to go against the grain. The Carbon Edition features Polymetal Gray exterior paint, gloss black rear spoiler, gloss black exterior mirrors and 19-inch metallic black aluminum alloy rims. The interior has red leather seats with black cross stitching and black interior accents on the dashboard and door panels. The center console instrument panel and armrest add red stitching to help bring the colors closer.
The premium Mazda6 Signature is an ambitious trim level that exemplifies Mazda designers’ ability to create an uncompromising blend of premium style, dynamic performance and intuitive amenities. The sleek design begins with the bronze front grille and leads to the sophisticated interior, available in Nappa Parchment or Deep Chestnut leather, adorned with authentic Japanese Sen woods and interior accents in Gold UltraSuede. A 360 ° vision monitor with front and rear parking sensors, reconfigurable seven-inch TFT digital gauge display, Mazda navigation system, traffic sign recognition and three-year SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link subscription add to the convenience and the safety of the Mazda6 Signature. Black headliner, auto-dimming frameless rearview mirror with Homelink, bronze front grille, LED mood lights and unique stitching on the leather-wrapped steering wheel complete the enhanced look and feel.
MSRP2 FOR THE 2021 MAZDA6 IS AS FOLLOWS:
PREMIUM PAINT COLORS:
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